12 Days of Eyewear Styles

Posted on December 20th, 2018

Here at FYidoctors, we not only want to help you see better—we also want you to feel confident and on-trend (if that’s your thing). When i...

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New AI Technology Instantly Analyzes Retinal Scans for Diabetic Retinopathy

Posted on December 11th, 2018

More than 400 million people around the world are living with diabetes, which means that a large number of people are also at risk of developing diabe...

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Chronic Dry Eye May Lead to Slower Reading Speed

Posted on December 8th, 2018

A recent study published in the Journal of Optometry and Vision Science found that people who suffer from chronic dry eye may be more likely to have a...

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Employee Spotlight: Dr. Adam Reid

Posted on November 22nd, 2018

Dr. Adam Reid recently joined our team as an Optometrist at Southcentre, Varsity, Airdrie and the Carstairs locations in Calgary. He received a Bachel...

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#FYiCares Guest Blogger: Jessica Van Gaalen

Posted on November 16th, 2018

As part of our FYidoctors Decade of Care celebration, a series of guest bloggers will be featured on our pages to talk about their thoughts and person...

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Employee Spotlight – Dr. Jessica Stewart

Posted on October 28th, 2018

Meet Dr. Jessica Stewart, an enthusiastic optometrist at our Parry Sound clinic. Her passion for helping people improve their quality of life by impro...

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What is a dilated eye exam and when do you need one?

Posted on October 26th, 2018

Has your doctor asked you to undergo a dilated eye exam? Or, have you heard a friend talking about their experience with one? Let’s take a cl...

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Employee Spotlight: Dr. Ben Wild

Posted on October 5th, 2018

Meet Dr. Ben Wild, a passionate optometrist who has joined our team in Peace River. Dr. Wild is a recent graduate from the University of Waterloo Scho...

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Canada's First Optometry Virtual Reality Lab

Posted on October 3rd, 2018

University of Waterloo in partnership with FYidoctors creates first optometry Virtual Reality lab of its kind in Canada The University of Waterloo&...

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Better Sight. Better Grades. – Interview with Mr. St. Denis from R.F. Staples Secondary School

Posted on September 29th, 2018

Maurice St. Denis is a school counsellor and teacher at R.F. Staples Secondary School in Westlock, Alberta. For the past six years, he has been active...

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Reader Picks: 10 Beloved Classics

Posted on September 15th, 2018

Sometimes, the best way to explore is to immerse yourself in a good book. We asked you to share your favourite books with us—to share the wor...

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Superfood Highlight: Peppers

Posted on September 7th, 2018

Bell peppers are an all-around superfood. They are packed with vitamins and nutrients and can be worked into colourful recipes the whole family will l...

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Eye-Healthy Lunches for Kids

Posted on August 29th, 2018

It’s a perennial parenting responsibility—one that’s easy to forget during the laid-back days of summer. But with back-to-school sea...

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#FYiCares Guest Blogger: Christina Loewen

Posted on August 28th, 2018

As part of our FYidoctors Decade of Care celebration, a series of guest bloggers will be featured on our pages to talk about their thoughts and person...

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Employee Spotlight – Founding ODs on Women’s Equality Day

Posted on August 27th, 2018

Ten years. That’s how long FYidoctors has been in service as a doctor-led eyecare provider. It’s also how long each of these three women h...

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